The name Britta is a girl's name of Scandinavian, Swedish origin meaning "strength or exalted one". Britta and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Strong and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Drop 2 Add 1 pick a fave that can't be dropped".
From the experts:
If you want a pan-Scandinavian name that sounds at once exotic and familiar, Britta may be a perfect choice. It's got energy and style but sounds a bit, yes, brittle.